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Porsche Macan 2018

The Porsche Macan and I have very fond memories. I was first able to sample the car in early 2015 during an exclusive drive around Baden-Wurttemburg in Germany a few months prior to its Asian release.

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Rolls-Royce Cullinan: the peak of luxury SUVs

Rolls-Royce had been coy during the last few years about the development of their first proper off-road vehicle.

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VW Jetta Business Edition Plus (+): better than the best

The C-segment sedan category is very much a dying breed. In fact, this segment struggles to sell in the thousands per month. In contrast, a Toyota Vios sells thrice as many units a month than this entire segment combined over the same period. How’s that for perspective? Some cars have dared to inject life back […]

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Preparing for long drives this summer

With summer right in the thick of things, it’s a great time to enjoy a vacation that begins with a long drive.

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Honda Pilot 3.5 V6 EX-L: most comfortable long-distance family tourer

Truth be told, the Honda Pilot isn’t for everyone. It isn’t going to potentially steal sales from the likes of the Montero Sport, Toyota Fortuner, Isuzu MU-X, and Nissan’s upcoming Terra, their SUV based on the Navara.

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End of an era

Back in late 2003, I saw a message posted on one of the popular automotive forums asking if someone would be interested to write about cars for a magazine.

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Ford Mustang EcoBoost 2.3

Ah, the eponymous (pardon the pun) Mustang, which helped kick-start an entire segment in the automotive industry.

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Subaru EyeSight: An extra set of alert eyes on the road for you

Motor Image Pilipinas, the sole authorized importer and distributor of Subaru Vehicles in the Philippines, recently unveiled three models now equipped with their EyeSight Active Safety Technology at the Manila International Autoshow 2018 recently held from April 5 TO 8 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City.

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Formula V1: The next step forward in motorsports

The pinnacle of motorsports is open-wheel, single-seater race cars, particularly Formula One and its American equivalent, Indy Car Racing.

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SUVs, pickups and 4x4s: when work and play come together

Car culture, as it is universally known, evolves over time, dependent on the needs and situation of where it is located.

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May 23, 2018

The Porsche Macan and I have very fond memories. I was first able to sample the car in early

May 16, 2018

Porsche makes the extremely desirable GT3 even more so—by making you work.

May 02, 2018

Last April, my husband and I attended the Entrepreneurs Organization’s Global Leadership Conference (EOGLC) in Toronto.